Ithaca NY, Spring Session 1 - 2018

West Coast Swing Lessons

Ithaca, NY

Taught by Steve Ryan
At: "Lifelong Building"
119 W. Court Street, Ithaca NY 14850 (Activity Room)

No partner needed!

Spring Session 1
Mondays, April 16 - May 14, 2018 (5 weeks)
Class# Time Class Description
Class 1 6:30 - 7:20 pm WCS: Beginner’s continued. (Must know the basics) Topics: Elasticity, &a1 rolling count, and basic turning technique
Class 2 7:20 - 8:10 pm. WCS All levels: (Must know the basics). This class will start with a body isolation warm up! Taught with Cindy Overstreet (This class will set followers free!) Topics: Two count increments, changing rhythms, follower’s footwork intensive, and cool patterns for leaders. Half price if you are taking Class 3!
Class 3 8:10 - 9:00 pm.

WCS intermediate: (Must know the basics). Topics: Bending the track, acceleration and deceleration. Taught with Cindy Overstreet

pre-registration: $40 (by april 8th 2018)
On-site registration: $45, Walk-in: $10

Class size is limited to 25 leaders and 25 followers.

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Mail to: Steve Ryan @ 2 Wyncrest Drive, E. Syracuse NY 13057. Make check out to: Steve Ryan

About Steve

Steven Ryan is a professional dancer who has been dancing for more than 25 years, and has won numerous dance competitions throughout that time in jazz, theatre arts, hustle &, west coast swing. He is an advanced level swing dancer on the international circuit. He has choreographed many swing dance routines that were performed by class members at local dances and at the Syracuse Symphony. He’s a firm believer in strong technique. He is also the founder of The Syracuse Swing Dance Society. He has been teaching swing for 17 years and stays current by attending and competing at National Events.

Recent accomplishment: Winning First Place in the Rising Star division at Swingin' New England. See the routine here.